Head of Internal Audit, Wholesale Banking

Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Banking & Financial Services
Salary: Discretionary Bonus
REF: BBBH219907_1522228090

Our client is a Wholesale and Consumer Banking arm of an International Banking Group currently seeking a seasoned Internal Audit professional to join and lead the team focusing on Wholesale Banking.

Reporting to the Group Head of Internal Audit, you will lead a team of professional internal auditors to provide independent assurance on the bank's risk management, governance and controls framework for the Wholesale Banking businesses including global markets, corporate and commercial banking as well as the support functions. You will be involved in developing ongoing assurance plans and ensuring coverage of the highest risks whilst meeting local regulatory requirements. You will provide leadership and strategic direction to the engagement team members in Hong Kong and contribute to the group internal audit objectives and planning by being actively involved in group discussions and initiatives. In addition, you will develop strong relationships with the business, support functions, risk and control functions as well as providing insightful, pragmatic and valued control assurance to country management. As a leader, you will drive and promote audit standards, methodology and best practice across the group. This role provides high exposure to the business and senior management at local, regional and global level.

To qualify, individuals must possess:

  • University Degree with professional qualifications in Audit, Accounting or equivalent disciplines
  • Minimum 15+ years experience in Internal Audit and / or related Risk and Controls function gained from Banking
  • Broad knowledge of Wholesale Banking, Global Markets, Corporate & Commercial Banking businesses
  • Solid team management experience
  • Strong understanding of Banking operations, processes and risk management issues
  • Familiar with local regulatory requirements
    Excellent communication skills with fluency in English, Cantonese and / or Mandarin

Contact Amy Ho on (852) 3101 3066 or APPLY NOW by clicking the button below quoting reference number AH 219907
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